Social is the newest restaurant in Bakery Square, technically it’s the newest restaurant in Pittsburgh as it opened this week, and it’s a pretty cool and comfortable place to hang out. Located directly below Google’s immense office space, this casual hang out features an awesome draft list, a solid bar menu -including sandwiches, salads and pizza- and a great environment to ‘Social-ize.’


The atmosphere is modern-minimal, and it is clear that whomever designed this hangout space spent a lot of time deciding what not to put on the walls. The large area features open space, tons of natural light, and a boisterously hip environment.


The burger at Social was not what I expected. Dressed with tons of house sauce (think tangy mayo-based flavors), crisp fresh red onions, a deliberately mild but fulfilling cheddar cheese, and a perfectly toasted freshly baked bun, this burger experience was far from minimalist. Cooked perfectly medium rare,  I was extremely satisfied. The french fries were thin, crispy, and perfect for the occasion; although on my next visit, I will be inclined to try the tots.


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ReviewerBurger ScoreReviewOfficial Burger Sheet
Pitts-Burgers6.79Great New Restaurant, Great Burger, Cant Wait to Come Back.
Carla6.86Good burger, but i also had half of a stuffed pepper sandwich, which I ate first and liked better. Mu side salad was pretty good. The burger bun was too soft.

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By Andrew Capone

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